Artist Bio

Hyeyeon Park, piano/harpsichord

Described as “a pianist with power, precision, and tremendous glee” by Gramophone, Hyeyeon Park was selected as an Artist of the Year by the Seoul Arts Center and is a prizewinner of numerous international competitions, including Oberlin, Ettlingen, Hugo Kauder, Maria Canals, Prix Amadèo, and Corpus Christi. She has appeared on major concert stages around the world, performing with orchestras such as the Seoul Philharmonic, KNUA Symphony Orchestra, Incheon Philharmonic, Gangnam Symphony, and Seoul Festival Orchestra, among others. Her performances have been broadcast on KBS and EBS television (South Korea), RAI3 (Italy), WQXR (New York), WFMT (Chicago), and WBJC (Baltimore). Park holds degrees from the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, Yale School of Music, and Korea National University of Arts. She is Artistic Director of Apex Concerts (Nevada), Co-Director of the Young Performers Program at the Music@Menlo Chamber Music Festival and Institute, and Associate Professor of Piano at the University of Nevada, Reno. Her first solo CD recording, Klavier 1853, was released on the Blue Griffin label.